OPEN EASY HOWARD ARMCHAIR. A beautiful open Easy Armchair by renowned furniture makers Howard & Sons. c.1860. An early model open armchair, featuring single turned front legs and crescent buttoned back. Professionally reupholstered to Howard’s original spec in the highest standard using their factory monogrammed ticking. Rear leg stamped with the number 19006 6321 and fitted with original Cope & Collision cupped castors.
Howard and Sons would make identification easier by marking their work. Upholstered furniture would have either a name and/or number stamp on the inside of the back foot, a paper label on the hessian or a name stamp on the castor cup or wheel. The address on the stamp varies depending on the date of the piece.
Seat height: 330mm